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3 Ways to Wow a Tech Recruiter – Fortune Magazine article

by Anne Fisher | Aug 9, 2019 | 11:33 AM Technical skills are great, but they’re not all recruiters are looking for. Here’s how to impress them. If you’re trained and certified in cloud computing, cybersecurity, database management, or half a dozen other IT fields, the world should be your oyster. After all, employers are […]

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For women in the workplace, the thickest glass ceiling is not where you think it is – Fast Company Magazine article

10.15.19 | NEWS BY LYDIA DISHMAN For women in the workplace, the thickest glass ceiling is not where you think it is Although we have a long way to go to achieve gender equity in the workforce, a study done jointly by LeanIn.Org and McKinsey & Company shows that we have made progress over the […]

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How to Reduce Stress – Entrepreneur Magazine article

How to Create a Health and Wellness Program to Reduce Stress Nadine Greiner, Ph.D. | October 15, 2019 Your team’s productivity and sense of worth could depend on it. Almost every company has some type of wellness program, but their effectiveness varies widely. In many cases, the programs are viewed as a box to be […]

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7 ways to ask for a promotion – ADWEEK Magazine

7 Tips From Top Marketers on How to Strategically Ask for a Promotion Take your career to the next level—without making it all about you  By Jameson Fleming | Oct 14, 2019 | 11:05 AM 7 Tips From Top Marketers on How to Strategically Ask for a Promotion Take your career to the next level—without […]

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The Most Important Question to Ask in an Interview – Forbes Magazine article

By Robin Ryan, Oct 7, 2019Contributor The Most Important Question To Ask In An Interview Hiring managers repeatedly tell me they pay particular attention to the questions that applicants ask them. Your questions, especially when they are insightful, send a signal that you are not only interested in the job but genuinely trying to evaluate […]

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15 ways to get out of a rut – Entrepreneur Magazine article

John Rampton | October 15, 2019 Stuck In a Rut? Here Are 15 Ways to Pull Yourself Out of a Bad Situation. if you can’t get out of your motivational funk, your productivity will plummet. Self-indulgence and pity parties are not suitable for your business. The good news is that there are always options to regain […]

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How to tap into hidden talent – Fast Company article

10.14.19 | WORK LIFE BY BRETT HYMAN How to tap into your employees’ hidden talents How do you find an employee with the skills to head up the VR division of your agency? How do you hire a lawyer who specializes in AI? You don’t. In a world where job requirements are constantly changing, an […]

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5 unique ways to stand out in job search – Fast Company/Zapier article

10.15.19 | WORK LIFE BY JESSICA GREENE—ZAPIER 5 unique ways candidates have made themselves stand out in the job application process Recently, Basecamp posted five new job openings. For those five openings, they received more than 4,000 applications. Notably, more than 1,400 people applied for their Head of Marketing role, and more than 2,000 applied […]

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Hiring growing as 136,000 jobs added in Sept. Unemployment at 50-year low 3.5%. Wage growth not quite as strong – NPR

Scott Horsley · October 4, 2019 Updated at 10 a.m. ET  U.S. employers added 136,000 jobs in September — a sign of continued resilience in the labor market amid growing signals that the economy is losing steam.  The unemployment rate fell to 3.5% — the lowest since December 1969 — but the pace of hiring […]

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